RD102 Unit 1 vocabularly all readings

Created by drlo 

Upgrade to
remove ads

Vocabulary from all readings in Unit 1, RD102

defective

faulty

genetic

related to genes and inheritence

potential

possible

fatal

causing death

enabled

to make possible

eliminating

getting rid of

inherit

to receive genetically from parents

functioned

worked

in spite of

despite/to the contrary

assessed

judged

conducted

performed

funding

financing

attributable

due

justified

had good reasons

to proceed

to start or move forward in a set of actions

immune

protecting from disease

ultimately

finally, in the end

syndrome

a collection of symptoms

disregarded

ignored

transmitted

passed

contaminated

unhealthy/unsanitary

epidemic

a large number of cases of a specific disease

catastrophic

causing much suffering or destruction

optimistic

tending to see the good side of a situation or event

infected

having an illness caused by bacteria or viruses

incentive

something that encourages people to act in a specific way

sufficient

of a quantity that can fulfill a need or requirement but without being abundant

level

a position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality

per

for each; for every

partial

being or affecting only a part

associated with

to be known to spend time or do business with someone

factor

anything that contributes causally to a result

willing to

agreeable and ready to do something

continued to do so

went on without stopping

common

Occurring frequently, or often

exclusively

without any others being included or involved

urgent

compelling immediate action

adequate

enough to meet a purpose

obstacle

an obstruction that stands in the way (and must be removed or surmounted or circumvented), something that stands in the way

emphasize

to stress, single out as important

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set